The Prince Albert  

 
 
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163 Royal College Street, Camden Town, London NW1 0SG
 
 
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Bar: Mon to Sat 12:00 - 23:00, Sun 12:00 - 22:30. Restaurant: Mon to Sat 12:00 - 22:30, Sun 12:30 - 19:00
 

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The Prince AlbertA decent gastropub that retains enough of the 'pub' aspect to ensure a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Leather sofas are well worn, despite a recent change of ownership in 2007. Food in the dining room upstairs is top quality and surprisingly reasonable with lighter options in the bar downstairs. The main man in the kitchen is David Gill has worked with Marco Pierre White at the Michelin-starred Canteen in Chelsea harbour and for Terrence Conran at the Butlers Wharf Chophouse. Ingredients include non-farmed, sustainably sourced fish, meat sourced only from British farms and producers and cheese from La Fromagerie. Just what a good gastro pub should be; many others could take a lesson from The Prince Albert.

Whatever your views on The Prince Albert's foray into what its detractors say is overly complicated gastropub cooking, there can be no denying that the delightful adjoining beer garden, although small, is one of North London's most appealing - and just about secures the historic Camden establishment's 'pub' status. In fact, it's best to see the upstairs restaurant and the ground level's Boho-style drinking den as two entirely distinct ventures. Separated from the pavement by an iron fence and a sparse bush, the decked outside area is a favourite with the local cool Camdenite crowd, who come in their swathes, skinny jeans and all, to drink Bulmers and smoke rollies.

 

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Camden Town Tube Station
 
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Arcade Car Parks
 
17 minutes walk
 
Judd Street NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £65  24% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 8 minutes from The Prince Albert
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43 Cardington Street, NW1 | 16 minutes from The Prince Albert
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King's Cross St Pancras Station, N1C | 17 minutes from The Prince Albert
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65 Kentish Town Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from The Prince Albert
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102-104 Camden Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from The Prince Albert
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113 Bayham Street, Camden Town, Camden Town, London NW1 | 5 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Jazz Cafe, 5 Parkway, NW1 | 5 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Solo Bar, 20 Inverness Street, NW1 | 6 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Jewish Museum, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, NW1 | 7 minutes from The Prince Albert
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3 Greenland Place, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Prince Albert
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5 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 5 minutes from The Prince Albert
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3-7 Delancey Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 6 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Walker's Quay, 250 Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 6 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 7 minutes from The Prince Albert
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158a Camden Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Camden Coffee House
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30 Camden Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from The Prince Albert
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10 - 12 Kentish Town Road, Camden Town, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Prince Albert
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London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Prince Albert
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115-123 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Prince Albert
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Buck Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from The Prince Albert
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